Job offer in england Demonstrator at University of Chester
22.5 hours per week
35 weeks per year – term time only
The Department of Biological Sciences is one of the largest departments in the University of Chester, delivering a wide range of programmes for students at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate level.
We are seeking to appoint a Demonstrator to join the Department’s Technical support team. The post-holder will be responsible for the preparation and setting out of complex equipment and resources for practical lessons in Biological Sciences and Microbiology laboratories.
The candidate will provide technical instruction for research students, in line with the requirements of the member of academic staff. They will assist the Laboratory Manager and others in the technical team in supporting students who work in the department’s teaching labs.
You will have good communication skills and be able to work as part of a team. You must have a Post Graduate degree in the field of Biological Sciences.
You must also have previous experience of providing technical support to students in Higher Education and have familiarity with setting up and using a wide range of Biological Sciences lab equipment. You will have experience of techniques and skills employed in practical work for Microbiology and Biological Sciences Undergraduate Programmes.
You will also be aware of Health and Safety, be computer literate and have the ability to plan your own work.
Candidates may download further details from our website at www.chester.ac.uk/jobs and apply for the post via our Online Recruitment Website quoting reference number RA003074